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WWL Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 9:08 pm
LSU head coach Ed Orgeron is the 30th highest-paid coach in the NCAA and the ninth highest paid in the SEC at four million a year according to the annual USA Today salary report. The Tigers are the number two team in the nation and Coach O is raking in the plaudits, but USA Today LSU writer Glenn...
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WWL Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 1:02 pm
Could LSU take top ranking in college football next week? A victory over ninth-ranked Auburn would be the third win over a top-ten opponent for the Bayou Bengals this season. The current number one team, Alabama, has not yet played any teams ranked higher that the Top 20. AP Top 25 voter and...
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WWL Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 11:40 am
By: Tim Zimmer Saints Head Coach Sean Payton, fresh off his 36-25 win over the Chicago Bears, joined Zach Strief and Bobby Hebert on Monday night’s Saints Coaches Show to talk about the win in the Windy City. The Saints offense moved the ball efficiently and was able to score on four of their last...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) brings the ball up the court against the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center.
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Amos Morale III
October 21, 2019 - 4:00 pm
The NBA's No. 1 overall draft pick Zion Williamson is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks after having surgery Monday to repair a torn right lateral meniscus, the New Orleans Perlicans announced in a news release. The the surgery was performed by Dr. Jason Folk and team orthopedic surgeon Dr. Misty...
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LSU Tigers wide receiver Terrace Marshall Jr. (6) makes a touchdown reception against the Texas Longhorns in the second half at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
October 21, 2019 - 3:29 pm
One of Joe Burrow’s top targets, receiver Terrace Marshall Jr., could be ready to play for the Tigers Saturday afternoon when LSU hosts No. 9 Auburn at 2:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium. Marshall, who’s missed the Tigers’ last three games after suffering an injury in LSU’s 66-38 win against Vanderbilt, is...
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Jim Hanzo
October 21, 2019 - 1:29 pm
This year's LSU - Alabama game will not be played under the lights according to CBS. The LSU - Alabama game scheduled for Saturday, November 9th will kick off at 2:30 p.m. on CBS. The Tigers and Crimson Tide have not played during the day on CBS since the 2010 season. LSU has not beaten Alabama in...
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Steve Geller
October 21, 2019 - 11:50 am
Eli Apple got hurt late in the Saints win over the Bears, but the severity of his injury is not known. NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport tweeted that the Black & Gold will bring in Kayvon Webster for a workout though. More visits and/or workouts: #Saints are working out CB Kayvon Webster, the #...
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Jim Hanzo
October 21, 2019 - 11:09 am
Again, the Saints defense stepped up to give another solid performance over Chicago. We caught up with some Saints fans after the 35-25 win over the Bears. This lady was worried in the beginning. "It's 5 wins in a row under Teddy (Bridgewater)," she said. "I was skeptical at first, but go Teddy." "...
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WWL Newsroom
October 21, 2019 - 11:05 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints went to Soldier Field and crushed the Chicago Bears 36-25. An 11 point win may not look like a blowout, dominant win on first glance; but don’t be fooled by the scoreboard, says WWL NFL Mike Detillier. “The score doesn’t tell you how much the Saints...
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Zach Strief
October 21, 2019 - 8:25 am
“Close, close.” That’s how New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees responded when Zach Strief, Voice of the Saints, asked how close he is to returning from injury. “I’m going to practice this week, and I’m going to see how it feels,” Brees went on. “I’m tired of just throwing on air. I need some...
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